MS MS 1559/2
Text Karlheinz Stockhausen: Pole für 2, op 30, music for 2 performers with 2 short wave radio receivers and a sound projection, correction list
Description MS in German on paper, Köln, 1972-1975, 1 p 30x42 cm, 32 numbered corrections for Stockhausen Verlag in German and English, graphic notation and electronic symbols, autograph, signed, written on the verso of proofs for Momente op 13 (Europe version 1972)
Provenance 1. Karlheinz Stockhausen, Köln (1972-1975); 2. Stockhausen Verlag; 3. Sotheby's 7.12.2015:188.
Commentary Karlheinz Stockhausen ((1928-2007) used the two shortwave radios to bring together sounds issued by chance simultaneously from radio broadcasts from all over the world. Pole was performed over 1,000 times at the "Expo 1970" in Osaka in 1970, each performance drawing on different broadcasts.
Published Stockhausen Verlag, Kürten, 1975.
Place of origin Cologne, Germany
Dates 1972-1975 AD